Hummingbird, Rivoli's  

Hummingbird, Rivoli's - Eugenes fulgens
Divisadero, Chihuahua, Mexico
September 24, 2017
Until a few weeks before this photograph was taken, this species
was known as the Magnificent Hummingbird (prior to the early 1980’s
it had been known as Rivoli’s).  The heart rate of this species
can reach 1,200 beats per minute.


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